Italy - Atlas of the World, 10th Edition
The flag of Italy is often referred to as 'il Tricolore' in Italian . The flag is a tricolour featuring three equally-sized vertical pales of green, white and red, with the green at the hoist side.
Country full name - Italian Republic
Important National Days
Festa della Repubblica: Republic Day - 2nd June
Italy Liberation Day - 25th April
Provinces - South Tyrol, Trentino, Province of Brescia, Province of Bergamo, Province of Como, Province of Bari, Province of Verona, Province of Turin, Province of Como, Province of Parua, Province of Venice, Province of Modena.
Capital City - Rome
Major Cities - Rome, Milan, Venice, Genoa, Florence
Continent - Europe
Currency - Euro
Primary Languages - Italian
Time-Zone - "UTC+1 (CET), Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)"
ISO CODE - ITA
Country Code - 39
Area Covered - 301,230 sq km
National Mapping Agency - Instituto Geografico Militare
Did you know? - Italy is the fourth most populated place in Europe, mostly because of high birth rates and low death rates. It is also home to the highest mountain in Europe, called the Mont Blanc.
Map of Italy regions
Map of Italy with cities by National Geographic is a highly detailed map showing countries, cities and towns along with hundreds of other details ideal for geographic reference. Map exhibits the classic National Geographic style and cartography.
Italy is considered to be one of the most culturally developed countries. Its economy ranks eighth in the world. It has approximately sixth-largest worldwide national wealth & is ranked third for its central bank gold reserve. The country plays a prominent role in regional and global economic, military, cultural and diplomatic affairs, and it is both a regional power and a great power. It is a founding and leading member of the European Union and a member of numerous international institutions.
The Italian National Day and Republic Day, is celebrated on 2nd June each year. The day commemorates the institutional referendum held by universal suffrage in 1946.
Also known as the Anniversary of the Liberation, the day is a national Italian holiday commemorating the end of Nazi occupation of the Country during World War II and the Victory of the Resistance.
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